The OKC area has respected nursing programs
1. Rose State
2. Oklahoma State (OKC Campus)
3. University of Oklahoma
4. Oklahoma City University
5. Southern Nazarene University
6. Langston University
7. Oklahoma City Community College
8. University of Central Oklahoma
9. Oklahoma Baptist University
10. Oklahoma Wesleyan University
11. And many others. . .
The private-for-profit schools such as Platt, ITT and Brown Mackie are viewed by the local medical community as laughing stocks.